greenwashing

Zalando’s ‘misleading’ sustainable claims to be overhauled, says EU

Starting from 15 April, Zalando will remove sustainability flags and environment-related icons displayed next to its products. It will stop…

New EU rules tell companies to seek permission ahead of green claims or face tough penalties

Under the directive accredited verifiers will evaluate any environmental marketing or green claims within 30 days, as per the adopted…

EU green lights directive against greenwashing, misleading claims

The Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have adopted a directive that seeks to protect consumers from misleading marketing claims,…

Better Cotton urges clarity on green claims standards in latest directive

Unveiled in March, the Directive on the Substantiation and Communication of Explicit Environmental Claims, commonly known as the Green Claims…

Leather Council supports strengthening of US laws against greenwashing

LHCA, a representative of the US leather and Hide industry, submitted comments to the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC)…

How can apparel businesses prioritise ESG?

Consultants from supply chain data platform Sedex held a Q&A session at the Xplore Sustainability event to answer questions around…

Week in Review: Apparel industry’s ‘coming of age’ slogan

Lately, the apparel industry has been bewitched with the vivacity of ideas like circularity, nature-based fibres, bio-materials and so on.…

Top 20 news articles on Just Style in 2022…

Retail dominated the top read news on Just Style this year with fast fashion giant Shein featuring heavily. Cotton prices…

US trade watchdog seeks public comment in greenwashing crackdown

The FTC's Green Guides help marketers avoid making environmental marketing claims that are unfair or deceptive (greenwashing) under Section 5 of the…

Top stories on Just Style this November…

Here are the top stories on Just Style from November:  Serious ramifications if UK found guilty for Xinjiang cotton imports…